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World Environment Day: Here’s How You Can Save the Planet with These Simple Steps 2019-06-05 07:01:57
World Environment Day is observed every year on June 5 to create awareness about the need to protect our environment. The need to protect our environment is increasing day-to-day as a consequence to the harm being done to the natural...
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Indian Witnessed Record Number Child Deaths in 2015: Study 2019-05-16 05:51:08
Despite the progress India has made in cutting down child mortality rate, the country has topped the list with 47.8 deaths per 1,000 live births in 2015, new research has found. During 2000-2015, the annual mortality among children under five...
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Cyclone Fani: UN Agency Praises Indian Meteorological Department on Minimizing Loss of Life in Affected States 2019-05-04 10:19:15
The United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction has commended the Indian Meteorological Department's "almost pinpoint accuracy" of early warnings that helped authorities conduct a well-targeted evacuation plan and minimize the loss of life as extremely severe cyclonic storm Fani...
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850 Indians Freed from Saudi Jails on Narendra Modi’s Request 2019-05-06 05:47:55
Amid ongoing Lok Sabha elections in India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that it was on his request that Saudi Arabia released 850 Indians lodged in its jailhouses on the eve of the month of Ramadan."When the Crown...
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Anita Bhatia of India Appointed as United Nations Assistant Secretary-General 2019-05-31 06:40:16
Days after appointing decorated Indian army officer Shailesh Tinaikar as commander of mission in South Sudan, the United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has appointed Anita Bhatia of India as an Assistant Secretary-General, according to his Deputy Spokesperson Farhan Haq. Bhatia...
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18-Year-Old U.S. National Pleads Guilty to Providing Support to Pakistan-Based Terror Group LeT 2019-05-09 11:56:38
An 18-year-old United States national on Wednesday pleaded guilty to the charges of supporting and recruiting fighters for Pakistan-based terrorist group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) The Islamic military organization was held responsible for carrying out the deadly 2008 Mumbai terror attack.Michael Kyle...
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